Tag: magical realism

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): For a Lifetime by Gabrielle Meyer

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): For a Lifetime by Gabrielle Meyer

Posted May 7, 2024 / 41 Comments

FOR A LIFETIME by Gabrielle Meyer SERIES: Timeless #3 GENRE: Historical Romance/Time Crossing (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: May 7, 2024 PAGES: 400 Grace and Hope are identical twin sisters born with the ability to time-cross together between 1692 Salem, Massachusetts, and 1912 New York City. As their twenty-fifth […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles in Bloom

Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles in Bloom

Posted May 7, 2024 / 11 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is ‘May Flowers’, for obvious reasons 🙂 What are some of your fave spring blooms? I love azaleas and drift roses and lantana and tulips the most, but anything that is brightly colored tends to get […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Once a Queen by Sarah Arthur

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Once a Queen by Sarah Arthur

Posted January 29, 2024 / 10 Comments

ONCE A QUEEN by Sarah Arthur SERIES: Ternival #1 GENRE: Young Adult Fantasy (Christian) PUBLISHER: WaterBrook RELEASE DATE: January 30, 2024 PAGES: 376 A mysterious manor house hides the keys to shocking family secrets—and rapidly fading portals to other worlds—in the richly woven opener to bestselling author Sarah Arthur’s young […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): RSVP to Murder by Carol Pouliot

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): RSVP to Murder by Carol Pouliot

Posted November 11, 2023 / 3 Comments

RSVP TO MURDER by Carol Pouliot SERIES: The Blackwell and Watson Time-Travel Mysteries #4 GENRE: Time-Travel Mystery (Clean with mild language) PUBLISHER: Level Best Books RELEASE DATE: September 26, 2023 PAGES: 311 A new twist on the 1930s English country house mystery. Embarking on their most daring time-travel experiment to […]



Book Review: The Beacon Street Bookshop by Carla Laureano

Book Review: The Beacon Street Bookshop by Carla Laureano

Posted September 4, 2023 / 4 Comments

THE BEACON STREET BOOKSHOP by Carla Laureano SERIES: Haven Ridge #2 GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Clean) PUBLISHER: Laureano Creative Media RELEASE DATE: September 4, 2023 PAGES: 352 Ever since Olivia Quinn lost her husband to a freak plane crash, she’s been focused on one thing—making a stable life for her teen […]


First Line Friday (week 350): A Gilded Age Getaway

First Line Friday (week 350): A Gilded Age Getaway

Posted July 13, 2023 / 20 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m featuring the first line of A Gilded Age Getaway by Stephenia H. McGee. I love the Back Inn Time series of […]



Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Izzy James & Max

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Izzy James & Max

Posted January 24, 2023 / 25 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Tour for Max by Izzy James, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m honored to have Izzy on the blog today to chat about her time travel romance! MAX by Izzy James SERIES: Yorktown Christmas Time-Travel Novellas #1 GENRE: Christian Time Travel Romance PUBLISHER: Bent Knee Press […]



Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): An Eyre of Mystery by G. Leeson

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): An Eyre of Mystery by G. Leeson

Posted July 5, 2022 / 1 Comment

I love this author’s cozy mysteries and I love magical realism, so I’m really excited about this new release – An Eyre of Mystery! AN EYRE OF MYSTERY by G. Leeson SERIES: A Literatia Novel GENRE: Fantasy / Mystery / Bookish PUBLISHER: Grace Abraham Publishing RELEASE DATE: July 12, 2022 […]


New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2022 Speculative & Youth Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Mid 2022 Speculative & Youth Fiction

Posted May 10, 2022 / 2 Comments

Happy Tuesday! We’re down to the last two posts in our look at this new season of upcoming releases! Tomorrow we’ll finish the week with nonfiction but today I’m diving into Mid 2022 Speculative & Youth Fiction New Releases (May-August). I usually group these together because they are smaller categories […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Jody Hedlund & Never Leave Me

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Jody Hedlund & Never Leave Me

Posted January 12, 2022 / 27 Comments

Please join me in welcoming the incomparable Jody Hedlund to the blog to talk about her favorite writing spot and her new time travel romance, Never Leave Me! NEVER LEAVE ME by Jody Hedlund SERIES: The Waters of Time #2 GENRE: Inspirational Time Travel Romance PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: January […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Nutcracker Christmas by Laurie Winter

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Nutcracker Christmas by Laurie Winter

Posted November 29, 2021 / 21 Comments

A Nutcracker Christmas, On Tour with Prism Book Tours A NUTCRACKER CHRISTMAS GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Sweet) / Magical Realism PUBLISHER: Champagne Book Group RELEASE DATE: October 11, 2021 PAGES: 210 Suddenly let go from her news anchor position, Aria Roberts heads north to stay at her late Great-Aunt Clara’s house. […]



Book Review: A Colonial Courtship by Stephenia H. McGee

Book Review: A Colonial Courtship by Stephenia H. McGee

Posted July 6, 2021 / 24 Comments

A COLONIAL COURTSHIP SERIES: Back Inn Time #3 GENRE: Inspirational Time Travel / Historical Romance PUBLISHER: By the Vine Press RELEASE DATE: July 6, 2021 PAGES: 238 Sometimes time travel is just the miracle you need. Unless it sends you to the last place you want to go. Abigail Martin […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Jody Hedlund & Come Back to Me

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Jody Hedlund & Come Back to Me

Posted June 1, 2021 / 35 Comments

I’m so honored to have Jody Hedlund on the blog today to chat about her brand new (just released today!) time travel romance, Come Back to Me! I can’t wait to read this one! Award-winning author Jody Hedlund has enticed readers with her intriguing and historically accurate novels. From the […]


Book Review: Falling for the Fifties by Stephenia H. McGee

Book Review: Falling for the Fifties by Stephenia H. McGee

Posted May 10, 2021 / 3 Comments

FALLING FOR THE FIFTIES SERIES: Back Inn Time #2 GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance / Time Travel PUBLISHER: By the Vine Press RELEASE DATE: May 11, 2021 PAGES: 149 What would you do if you finally found Mr. Right…in the wrong time? Maddie Palmer is done with dating. Internet matchmaking landed […]